How do I become an EMT in Iowa

EMT - Emergency Medical Technician The EMT-Basic course is designed to train individuals in skills and knowledge necessary to complete the National Registry EMT examination and achieve certification as an Emergency Medical Technician.

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Iowa EMT Basic Course

  1. 1 Complete all didactic assignments online
  2. 2 Attend and complete the Skills & Clinical Week in Pearland, TX
  3. 3 Obtain your Course Completion Certificate
  4. 4 Pass the NREMT Cognitive Exam back in Iowa

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After you have obtained your NREMT Certification, you simply need to complete an application for reciprocity and show proof of your current NREMT certification. Please see the link above for the application link and to whom you should submit.